Building a better IT budget is a bit like designing a better mousetrap.
LAS VEGAS — Credit union executives attending the American Credit Union Mortgage Association’s 2013 conference received both good news and bad news.
App developed in-house, released after 18 months or work.
LAS VEGAS — CUInsight's Randy Smith talks social media to ACUMA confab attendees.
It used to be that credit unions were only trying to compete with traditional banks, which was competition enough. In today’s mobile and digital world, they are now up against nontraditional players such as Amazon and Walmart vying to sell financial services to consumers in a quick and easy format.
Fifty-one credit unions meeting in San Juan on Friday for day-long how-to with CMG specialists.
The age of advertising is safely behind us. Members are overwhelmed by too many marketing messages, and have learned to tune it all out. However, don’t take that as a suggestion to reassign your credit union’s marketing staff to the teller line.
Start discussing social media and the talk quickly turns to its merits or lack thereof. Despite their perceived hurdles, with a little strategic creativity, some credit unions have managed to strike the right balance.
If the credit union system learns anything from the tremendous grassroots and social media outreach being driven by the Don’t Tax My Credit Union campaign, it’s this — credit union members care about their membership.
When the organization supports its innovators with collaborative culture, comprehensive systemic approach, it reduces obstacles and sets stage for innovation success.